Sunday, December 31, 2017

Protection Island

Protection Island

Snapped today on New Year's Eve

Layers of time evident above

last wildlife shot of 2017

Last wildlife shot of 2017!

Snapped today, so much personality.

Saturday, December 30, 2017

More riding

Bob's bus, future PTAC headquarters:

Group ride of 4 today!

Took the local training loop we usually run

This spot is called "End of the World"
Tucked away, incredible view of the Strait, Whidbey, and the San Juans

Rode into the dark!




Chilled out at 
http://aldrichs.com/

Fantastic ride, chilly and challenging!


Riding/training

lifted weights then rode around town


tire sizes: 29x3 - 26x4.5

Waterproof shoes and gaiters 
Best adverse weather footwear combo yet

Larry Scott trail

huge wind that day

reflection of this American Coot looks like a cat

Lion's Mane Jelly I think, I dunno will research more jellies
this was from a early morning beach ride Thursday



Sunday, December 24, 2017

first snow in a grip!

Put the fat tires on and it snowed tonight!

chasing rabbits through single track


raccoon tracks on the beach

Fort Worden



First time riding on the beach in the snow at the same time









Tuesday, December 19, 2017

Back to fat

New waterproof mitts work great!

new handlebars for new wheels

Swapped out to the winter fat tires!


Tested it out for 3.5 hours this morning
37 degrees
non-stop rain
So much fun!

Unstoppable on the beach

Saturday, December 16, 2017


Some great otter footage, followed by some beach ramblin'

Photo revisits, bike ride to the fort

Mirrored sculpture from downtown

Selective color at sunrise

In the very center is one of my favorite birds
The Ruby-Crowned Kinglet


Bald eagle at sunrise this morning

Seagull off the dock

Pano of the Fort


Some deer also at the Fort

Got a haircut too, great Saturday so far.

Sunday, December 10, 2017

Riding this morning and through the week

Christmas time! 
In one of the shop windows downtown

Riding around the fort with Bob the other night
tons of fun, too much to fit in a caption

Otters this morning
Colorful refraction from the southern California wildfires

the Bell Tower

Sun finally above the clouds

Rad sculpture downtown

My current drivetrain has been really robust and reliable

the lighthouse

Fort Worden

Port Townsend's Christmas tree from a midweek ride
Also Washington State's smallest state park 0.5 acres

down on the marina

Destroyer cruising to Marrowstone Island


Searchlight Number 4
One of my favorite places in the county